Geri Coleman Tucker is a freelance writer and editor and a former deputy managing editor for USA Today. She also writes the Asperger Ascent blog. Tucker, a graduate of Kenyon College, is based in the Washington, DC, area.
Posted by Geri Coleman Tucker on Apr 04, 2017
Maybe your child attends a private school, or you’re thinking of sending your child to a private school. If so, it’s important to know that some schoo... Read More
Posted by Geri Coleman Tucker on Dec 22, 2016
Your local public school is close by and probably where most of the neighborhood kids go. But it isn’t the only option if your child has learning and... Read More
Posted by Geri Coleman Tucker on Jul 11, 2016
Sean Douglas wasn’t diagnosed with dyslexia until his late 20s. Growing up, all he knew was that he did “very badly at school and failed everything ex... Read More
Posted by Geri Coleman Tucker on May 27, 2016
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